2022 Willie Mays Day Celebration

The Willie Mays Day Celebration will take place on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Nicholl Park (3230 Macdonald Ave. Richmond, CA 94804) for the renaming of our baseball diamond. Be a part of the event that will honor and celebrate the legacy of baseball legend, Willie Mays!


SCHEDULE:

  • 10:00 AM - Parade and tabling begins
  • 11:00 AM - Ceremony honoring Willie Mays
  • 12:00 PM - Exhibition youth baseball game

Nicholl Park - Map small Opens in new windowDIRECTIONS AND PARKING:

DIRECTIONS FORM I-80

  • Take I-80 E
  • Follow I-80 E to Macdonald Ave.
  • Take exit 16A from I-80 E
  • Continue on Macdonald Ave.
  • Turn left on Harry Ells Pl (per Google) / Leona Avenue (Street Sign Name)
  • Drive to the end of the street and turn right
  • Directional signs and City staff will direct you to VIP Parking (show VIP badge or provide your name)


DIRECTIONS FROM I-580 

  • Take I-580 E
  • Take exit 10A for Marina Bay Pkwy toward S 23rd St
  • Turn left onto Marina Bay Pkwy (will change to 23rd St)
  • Continue onto S 23rd St
  • Turn right onto Macdonald Ave
  • Turn left on Harry Ells Pl (per Google) / Leona Avenue (Street Sign Name)
  • Drive to the end of the street and turn right
  • Directional signs and City staff will direct you to VIP Parking (show VIP badge or provide your name)


There is a golf cart available to bring guests from the parking lots to the event location

For questions, comments, and more information, please contact Recreation at 510-620-6793 or email Recreation

Willie Mays Day Flyer for May 21 2022 event